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Dowling College Stats, Info and Facts

Quick Facts

5,198 Students

N/A Admitted

  • N/A full time
  • 2,363 part time
  • 1,299 men full time
  • 1,536 women full time
  • 2,439 applied
  • 1,988 admitted
  • 476 enrolled

1,946 Graduates

$26,590 Tuition/Year

  • 698 Non-Degree
  • $26,590 in state
  • $1,800 fees
  • N/A room & board
  • N/A books and supplies

At a Glance

Institution Type: Private not-for-profit
Campus Setting: Mid East Large suburb
Highest Degree Offered: Doctor's degree - other
Level of Institution: Four or more years
Calendar: Semester
Reviews in 3 Sentences
  • Edward from Hampton Bays, NY
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  • Dowling is an amazing school for those who are really dedicated on there future and ready to move on up. They are extremely helpful and your problems are theirs and…

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  • Anonymous
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  • The nickname the personal college is true. Everyone is willing to help, you just have to ask. Love the school.…

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  • Aaron from Marietta, GA
  • 0
  • dowling college is charming and reminds you of the elite days of yesteryear of small college life. dowling is in a small village, but its professors remind you to…

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Mission Statement

Dowling College is an independent, comprehensive institution in the liberal arts tradition whose first priority is educating its diverse student body for personal and professional development. Dowling provides every student with a broad range of educational opportunities in a personalized environment empowered by a faculty totally committed to student success. As “The Personal College,” Dowling is known for the extraordinary attention given to student learning in the undergraduate, graduate and professional programs in each of the College’s four schools. The students, faculty and staff of the College contribute to the arts, sciences and professions such as business, education and aviation. Dowling College provides its community and alumni with continuing educational opportunities so that they may participate in learning as a lifetime endeavor.

Dowling College
  • Located in Oakdale, NY
  • Private not-for-profit
  • 5,198 students enrolled
  • - admitted
  • $26,590 annual cost to attend


Student Responses to Review Topic: Am I Enjoying Being Here
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  • Melissa from Farmingdale, NY
  • I am a current student here

    The campus is located near a local town allowing students to have access to shops and food stores. The on-campus cafeteria may not always live up to each student's standards, but with a new deli down the block, it does not become much of a problem. The weather is not the greatest, but since it is a commuter school, most student's are used to the weather before attending classes. There are many clubs and activities on campus and off, allowing the student to engross his or herself into the college community.

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